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Servotronics, Inc is an electrical equipment & parts business based in the US. Servotronics shares (SVT) are listed on the NYSE MKT and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Servotronics employs 369 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around USD$56.1 million.

How to buy shares in Servotronics

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  2. Open and fund your brokerage account. Complete an application with your personal and financial details, like your ID and bank information. Fund your account with a bank transfer, credit card or debit card.
  3. Search for Servotronics. Find the stock by name or ticker symbol: SVT. Research its history to confirm it's a solid investment against your financial goals.
  4. Purchase now or later. Buy today with a market order or use a limit order to delay your purchase until Servotronics reaches your desired price. To spread out your purchase, look into dollar-cost averaging, which smooths out buying at consistent intervals and amounts.
  5. Decide on how many to buy. At last close price of USD$7.34, weigh your budget against a diversified portfolio that can minimize risk through the market's ups and downs. You may be able to buy a fractional share of Servotronics, depending on your broker.
  6. Check in on your investment. Congratulations, you own a part of Servotronics. Optimize your portfolio by tracking how your stock — and even the business — performs with an eye on the long term. You may be eligible for dividends and shareholder voting rights on directors and management that can affect your stock.

Servotronics share price

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Servotronics shares at a glance

Information last updated 2020-12-01.
Latest market close USD$7.34
52-week range USD$5.4 - USD$10.96
50-day moving average USD$8.086
200-day moving average USD$8.1536
Wall St. target price N/A
PE ratio 14.9119
Dividend yield USD$0.16 (2.13%)
Earnings per share (TTM) USD$0.511

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Is it a good time to buy Servotronics stock?

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Servotronics price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $7.34 from 2020-11-16

1 week (2020-11-25) 1.24%
1 month (2020-11-06) -14.15%
3 months (2020-09-04) -13.55%
6 months (2020-06-05) -12.98%
1 year (2019-12-04) -29.95%
2 years (2018-12-04) -33.33%
3 years (2017-12-05) -31.50%
5 years (2015-12-02) -9.94%

Is Servotronics under- or over-valued?

Valuing Servotronics stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Servotronics's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

Servotronics's P/E ratio

Servotronics's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 15x. In other words, Servotronics shares trade at around 15x recent earnings.

Servotronics's EBITDA

Servotronics's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is USD$3.5 million.

The EBITDA is a measure of a Servotronics's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

Servotronics financials

Revenue TTM USD$56.1 million
Operating margin TTM 3.68%
Gross profit TTM USD$12.1 million
Return on assets TTM 2.6%
Return on equity TTM 3.67%
Profit margin 2.22%
Book value $14.481
Market capitalisation USD$19 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting Servotronics shares

There are currently 675 Servotronics shares held short by investors – that's known as Servotronics's "short interest". This figure is 19.9% up from 563 last month.

There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting Servotronics shares can be evaluated.

Servotronics's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Servotronics's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Servotronics shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Servotronics shares traded daily (recently around 794.11764705882). Servotronics's SIR currently stands at 0.85. In other words for every 100,000 Servotronics shares traded daily on the market, roughly 850 shares are currently held short.

However Servotronics's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Servotronics shares, or, against the total number of tradable Servotronics shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Servotronics's short interest could be expressed as 0% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Servotronics shares in existence, roughly 0 shares are currently held short) or 0.0007% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Servotronics shares, roughly 1 shares are currently held short).

Such a low SIR usually points to an optimistic outlook for the share price, with fewer people currently willing to bet against Servotronics.

Find out more about how you can short Servotronics stock.

Servotronics share dividends

We're not expecting Servotronics to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Have Servotronics's shares ever split?

Servotronics's shares were split on a 108:100 basis on 29 May 1996. So if you had owned 100 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 108 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Servotronics shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 7.4% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for Servotronics shares which in turn could have impacted Servotronics's share price.

Servotronics share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Servotronics's shares have ranged in value from as little as $5.4 up to $10.96. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

SVT.US volatility(beta: 1.04)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE MKT average) beta is 1, while Servotronics's is 1.0417. This would suggest that Servotronics's shares are a little bit more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a slightly higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

Servotronics overview

Servotronics, Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets control components and consumer products in the United States and internationally. The company operates in two segments, Advanced Technology Group (ATG) and Consumer Products Group (CPG). The ATG segment provides servo-control components to the commercial aerospace, aircraft, and government related industries; and medical and industrial markets. This segment's principal components include torque motors, electromagnetic actuators, hydraulic and pneumatic valves, and related devices that convert an electrical current into a mechanical force or movement, and other products. It also offers metallic seals of various cross-sectional configurations to close tolerances from standard and special alloy steels. This segment markets and sells its products to the United States Government, government prime contractors, government subcontractors, commercial manufacturers, and end-users. The CPG segment provides cutlery products, including steak, carving, bread, butcher, and paring knives for household use, as well as for use in restaurants, institutions, and the private industry; fixed and folding knives for hunting, fishing, and camping; and machetes, bayonets, axes, strap cutters, and other tools primarily for military and rescue/first-responder use, as well as for commercial markets. It also offers various specialty tools, putty knives, linoleum sheet cutters, field knives, scalpels, and micro-spatulas; and plastic and metal fabrication, as well as engineering, design, and OEM/white-label manufacturing services to customers in the consumer and commercial industries. This segment markets its products through its sales resources and independent manufacturers' representatives to big box, hardware, supermarket, variety, department, discount, gift, drug, outdoor, and sporting stores, as well as through electronic commerce. Servotronics, Inc. was founded in 1959 and is headquartered in Elma, New York.

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